The recent media firestorm over state and local government finances has resulted in heightened efforts by those in the municipal bond industry to educate jittery investors and enhance disclosure in the nearly $3 trillion market.

Some firms, like Vanguard Inc., are utilizing social networking sites to educate investors, while a veteran municipal expert is working on a new user-friendly guidebook about munis.

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